The best summer tent is….



Coleman 6 Person Sundome Camping Tent


The Coleman 6 Person Sundome is the best family tent for summer because it is able to expel heat very well, affordable, easy to set up. Since the Coleman Sundome is easy to set up and small its the perfect tent for your kids to camp in for the first time.



General info

Max height6 ft.
Set up10 min.
Weight8.5 Pounds
Floor area100 sq. ft.






Core 9 Person Extended Dome Tent

General info

Material68D Polyester
Max height72 inches
Weight18.2 lbs
Space16’ X 9’ floor plan

Key features:

Very Spacious (Fits 3 airbeds)

Advanced venting system

72 inch center heigh

Comes with rain fly, stakes, carry bag, and taped seams to combat moisture

Gear loft with lantern hook and organization pockets





The Core 9 Person Extended Dome Tent comes with blackout blocking the sunshine from waking you up, great for people who like to sleep in.





While this tent does offers a lot of space it also takes a lot of space to store which will be true for most large tents on the market. This tent floor is also made a little thin, the tent stakes are pretty cheap, and it only has one door making the possibility of waking someone at night trying to sleep very likely.






Although this tent offers great space, customer reviewers where able to fit 3 airbeds or mattresses into this spacious tent. It also offers great headroom for taller adults.



Great for tall peopleCheap tent stakes
Fits 3 Mattresses and still has room for gearThin Floor might need tarp later on
Advanced venting systemOnly one door


Best for: A large family that wants extra space and has tall adults who want to stand up.



















Coleman Cabin 10 person Instant Tent

General info

Max height10 ft.
Room14 x 10 interior
Weight44.6 lbs

Key features:

Black out room blocks 90% sunlight

Visibility, Reflective guy lines

Heat reducing technology

Roomy 14 x 10 interior

inverted seams / welded corners combat water + rainfly

Room dividers



The Coleman Cabin 10 person instant tent is easy to set up, and the tent offers tons of space. If your tall it shoudl work out fine since it has a center height of 72 inches.
On a different note the tent stakes for this tent are no good cheap tent stakes.





The floor is designed a little thinner than the other tents on this list. You might need to eventually use a tarp if anything should happen to it.





This tent fits 3 single mattresses (1 on one side and 2 on the other to make a big bed) and still have plenty of room for everything







Blackout rooms helps you sleep inOnly one door
Very spaciousTakes up storage space
excellent ventilation 

Best for: A large family or group that wants a great easy to set up summer tent that can also handle rain well.

















Coleman WeatherMaster 6-Person Tent



General info

Material75-denier polyester taffeta fly
68-denier polyester mesh inner tent
1,000-denier polyethylene floor
Max height6 ft.
Room9 x 6 feet
Weight34.14 Pounds



Key features:

Great center height 6ft.

Hinged door for going in and out easily

Bug proof design

space for storing your gear

Comes with vestibule area with breathable mesh walls

Storage pockets








The Coleman WeatherMaster 6-Person Tent Comes with a Vestibule area that has a built bug-proof breathable screen guard. You can decide to sleep in this side of the tent during hotter nights.





The space is also excellent on this tent, some reviewers where able to fit 2 queen inflatable mattresses inside. They where also able to add an additional 1 twin mattress with room for bags and room to walk.





Although this tent and ones like it will take up a lot of storage space but that is to be expected since bigger tents take more space to store.





This tents poles have painted metal, that means you need to store them in a separate bag to prevent the poles from rubbing off and staining the tents material.





If you want to use this tent during seasons where it rain more note this. It helps if you waterproof the rainfly of this tent since the rainfly does not perform very well under rain.









Spacioushard to store
Multiple room optionspoles made of painted metal
Hinged door makes for easy accessnot the best rainfly


Best for: A summer tent with nice space but not the greatest tent to combat rain



















Coleman 6 person Sundome Camping Tent


General info

Max height6 ft.
Set up10 min.
Weight8.5 Pounds
Floor area100 sq. ft.



Key features:

Floor vent for max ventilation

Two doors

easy set up

lightweight, easy to cary

Affordable price

Good headroom



The Coleman 6 Person Sundome is great for summer camping since this tent is built to expel heat. Although this feature is not great for camping in conditions where it can become very chilly at night since it does not retain heat well.





This is a tent I would recommend for beginners to get started camping with since it is affordable, and easy set up. It’s also a great tent for your kids to sleep in since they are smaller and can use the space well.






Easy for beginners to set up (affordable)Small
Great summer tent due to ventilationDoes not retain heat well
Good headroom 


Best for: A summer tent for your kids to go on their first camping trip in


















Hitwby 6/8 person pop up tent


General info

Material190T 68D polyester
Weight26.9 Pounds
Space13 x 9 feet
Max height6-foot 6-inch 


Key features:


Waterproof Tent-PU taping for both rainfly seam and inner tent seam


Instant tent set up takes 1 minute, 1 person can set it up


Color coded set up


Electrical Cord Port


Telescoping poles with pre-attached inner tent


adjustable ground vent


Accessories: Rainfly, inside Storage Bag, foot Mat, 9 Fixed Stakes Carry Bag





The Hitwby 6/8 person pop up tent comes with a great ventilation system. It has adjustable ground vents allowing for you to make temperature adjustments to combat water condensation during the night, or to allow cold air to cool you off during a hot night.






This tent also holds up fairly well against rain due to its durable 6BD Polyester material although its not the best.






There may be a little water at the door zipper area since the zippers are not designed with to combat water. You can remedy this by applying silicone wax or beeswax over your zipper, o by covering the zipper with waterproof tape.






If you are looking for an affordable tent thats easy to setup and offers enough room for the family then the Hitwby pop up is a great option for you.




AffordableZipper area not great for weather
Easy set up 
adjustable ground vent 




Best for: Someone who wants an easy set up waterproof tent with great ventilation and room for extra gear.













Final Verdict


The Coleman 6 Person Sundome is the best family tent for summer because it is able to expel heat very well, its affordable, its easy to set up. Since its easy to set up and small its the perfect tent for your kids to camp in for the first time.